2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Implementing Sustainable Long-term Collaborations among Science Centers and Schools Worldwide

Sunday, October 22, 2017: 1:15 PM-2:30 PM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Erik Jacquemyn, Jacquemyn & Associates
Jennifer Martin, TELUS Spark, Noel Jackson, International Centre for Life, Alemayehu Abera, STEM Synergy Ethopia, John Falk, Oregon State University and Netzach Farbiash, Carasso Science Park

How can science centers and schools develop entrepreneurship environments for school students? Speakers describe long-term, evolving, sustainable projects, from around the world, including challenges, implementation methods, successes, failures, and outcomes. Session participants will share their perspectives, concerns, expectations, and innovative ideas combining formal and free choice learning.